Nafplio, a charming town only a 2 hour-drive away from Athens, is the previous capital of Greece and is a true gem that mesmerizes all who visit. 

Immerse yourself in the rich history of this ancient town by exploring its imposing fortress, Palamidi. Perched atop a hill, the fortress offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes and the sparkling Aegean Sea. 

There is also the impressive Bourtzi Castle which visitors can access via a short ferry ride from Nafplion port, as well as the Fortress of Akronauplia.

Don’t forget to wander through the narrow alleys of the old town, where you’ll discover delightful cafes, boutique shops, and quaint tavernas serving traditional Greek cuisine.

 For those seeking relaxation, Nafplio boasts stunning beaches nearby. Spend your days basking in the sun on the shores of Arvanitia or Karathona Beach, enjoying the crystal-clear waters and gentle sea breeze.